Review: could Prednisone cause Vocal Cord Paresis?


Vocal cord paresis is reported only by a few people who take Prednisone. We study 139,349 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Vocal cord paresis. Find out below who they are, when they have Vocal cord paresis and more.

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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 231,563 users)

Vocal Cord Paresis

Vocal cord paresis has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, hypothyroidism, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 159 Vocal cord paresis patients).

On Oct, 25, 2016

139,349 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 3 people (0.0%) have Vocal Cord Paresis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Vocal cord paresis?

Time on Prednisone when people have Vocal Cord Paresis *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Vocal Cord Paresis when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 33.33 %
  • male: 66.67 %

Age of people who have Vocal Cord Paresis when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 33.33 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Crohn's Disease (1 person, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vincristine (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Remicade (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Pentasa (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Doxorubicin (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Cyclophosphamide (1 person, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Sepsis Nos (2 people, 66.67%)
  • White Blood Cell Count Decreased (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Kyphosis (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Cerebellar Syndrome (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (1 person, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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